A 1980s party dress with 1950s style. Sheer organza overlay fabric with swirly design tops a smooth, solid-black lining. Puffed sleeves with cuff elastic can be worn on or off the shoulder. Sweetheart neckline, princess seaming, attached cummerbund sash with bow at back. Can be worn with or without a crinoline (not included), as shown. Closes with back zipper, hook&eye, and snaps. Made in the U.S.A.
Color is jet black. Some photos lightened to show fabric details.
Labels: J.C. Penney -- an American institution since 1902
Fiber/Care: 100% polyester overlay with 100% acetate lining, label says dry-clean, but there is no reason no to machine wash cold and hang to dry (wash alone in a net back to protect the fabric from snags).
Condition: there are a few scattered pink spots on the edge of the skirt (looks to be nail polish) as shown. they are not visible during normal wear due to folds and fullness. price has been adjusted accordingly.
*This dress is clean and ready to wear.*
hips (8" below waist): 44"/111.5cm
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